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2021 Oddero Nizza
2021 Oddero Nizza
Ok, Barbera fans. The latest vintage of this PRIMA favorite is a real barnburner and we want you to try it!  2021 was truly an outstanding harvest for Barbera (and everything else) in Piemonte producing some absolute classics! And the Odderos, as...
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2023 Rocca di Montegrossi Rosato Toscana
2023 Rocca di Montegrossi Rosato Toscana
Rocca di Montegrossi, located in A Monti in Gaiole in the heart of the Chianti Classico region, is very famous for its fabulous organically-farmed reds.  One of their top wines is the San Marcellino Chianti Classico Gran Selezione, named after the...
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2021 Spottswoode Lyndenhurst Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley
2021 Spottswoode Lyndenhurst Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley
Cabernet Sauvignon 79.2%, Merlot 10.6%, Petit Verdot 3.8%, Cabernet Franc 3.5%, Malbec 2.9%   Perfect 100 point ratings do tend to attract a wine lover’s attention and several recent vintages of Spottswoode’s Estate Cabernet Sauvignon,...
$109.99
2022 Caymus 50th Anniversary Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley LITER
2022 Caymus 50th Anniversary Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley LITER
1L Bottles - Only $84.99 with shipping included on 6 bottles or more Because it is often the first major Cabernet Sauvignon to be released in a given vintage, Caymus Vineyards is viewed as a bellwether for the quality of a given harvest. True to form,...
$84.99
2016 Luigi Einaudi Barolo Cannubi
2016 Luigi Einaudi Barolo Cannubi
I stumbled upon these two gems while leafing through an importer’s book and my eyes nearly jumped out of my head! Do these unicorns really exist? This blue chip Barolo Cannubi from a vintage pretty much considered as one of the best...
$99.99
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2020 Crocus Malbec de Cahors l'Atelier
2020 Crocus Malbec de Cahors l'Atelier
When I saw that the name ‘Paul Hobb’s was associated with the Crocus Cahors, I sat up and took notice. When I noticed the incredibly low price, I just had to learn more. After all, Paul Hobbs is a near-legendary winemaker, famous for his...
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2020 Domaine Paleine Saumur Rouge
2020 Domaine Paleine Saumur Rouge
No overview of French wine can ignore the Loire Valley because of its sheer size and the staggering numbers of appellations found along its meandering river banks. Another one of my pipe dreams is to explore the entire Loire River Valley, from Muscadet...
$19.99
2023 Li Veli Susumaniello Rosato IGT Salento
2023 Li Veli Susumaniello Rosato IGT Salento
You can be forgiven for never having heard of the Susumaniello grape.  In order to, you’d, most likely, either be studying for your second level sommelier exam or have had opportunity to eat and drink in...
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2022 Resonance by Louis Jadot Pinot Noir Willamette Valley
2022 Resonance by Louis Jadot Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley
The French invasion of Oregon, beginning many years ago when the Drouhin family first planted their flag in the Willamette Valley, was based entirely on the notion that, without the ability to expand Burgundy’s borders any further, Oregon would be...
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2022 Turley Cellars Zinfandel, Dragon Vineyard, Howell Mountain
2022 Turley Cellars Zinfandel, Dragon Vineyard, Howell Mountain
Dragon Vineyard is an estate-farmed, certified organic vineyard planted at 2250 feet at one of the highest points on Howell Mountain. The perfect eastern exposure and its position over Howell Mountain’s fog line, along with its rocky, red...
$59.99
2023 Turley Cellars Rose of Zinfandel, California
2023 Turley Cellars Rose of Zinfandel, California
Take THAT White Zinfandel!  How about Turley’s dry, aromatic version made from some of California’s best old vine Zin vineyards, although harvested early at 19 degrees brix to protect their acidity and freshness.  Vinified dry after...
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2022 Uccelliera Rosso di Montalcino
2022 Uccelliera Rosso di Montalcino
Sure, Uccelliera’s popular Rosso di Montalcino is one of the top examples of Tuscan Sangiovese every vintage- it is even always notably successful in what are considered less-successful vintages- but in a powerful,...
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2019 Guido Berta Nizza 'Canto di Luna'
2019 Guido Berta Nizza 'Canto di Luna'
Is there anything more savory, food-friendly or just plain delicious than a well-made Barbera? It’s the one grape that nature endowed with all the right pieces to effortlessly produce a wine with both the treble and bass on eleven! Our...
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2021 Marine Layer Pinot Noir, ‘lyra’ Sonoma Coast
2021 Marine Layer Pinot Noir, ‘lyra’ Sonoma Coast
  The nice thing about loving wine is that monogamy is not required. Your beloved Meursault just doesn’t care if you step out on it once in a while with a more decadent bottle of California Chardonnay, nor will your Vosne-Romanee mind...
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2023 La Spinetta 'Il Rose di Casanova' Toscana IGT
2023 La Spinetta 'Il Rose di Casanova' Toscana IGT
  If you know Giorgio Rivetti, you know he doesn’t ‘dabble.’ When he does something, he does it big, or he doesn’t do it at all! The family business began with Moscato- and he still makes the most famous- but he loved...
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2022 Bedrock Wine Company Zinfandel, Old Vines California
2022 Bedrock Wine Company Zinfandel, Old Vines California
  The 2022 edition of the Bedrock Old Vine Zin finds this seminal wine in its best rendition to date! Bedrock Wine Company Owner/Winemaker Morgan Twain-Peterson, as you probably already know, has made it his personal mission to carry on his...
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2021 Poderi e Cantine Oddero Langhe Nebbiolo
2021 Poderi e Cantine Oddero Langhe Nebbiolo
The thing that all fans of this ultra-important La Morra cantina agree upon is that anything made with an Oddero label on it is going to be some serious juice! ‘Fun, easy-to-drink quaffer’ is rarely a description one finds in any review...
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2019 Il Palazzone Brunello di Montalcino
2019 Il Palazzone Brunello di Montalcino
In case you’ve been hiding under a rock, the 2019 vintage in Montalcino is continuing to produce some amazing wines! We’ve been impressed across the board but have been, nonetheless, buying them selectively, looking for wines that show more than just raw...
$74.99
2017 Di Majo Norante ‘Don Luigi’ Riserva, Molise
2017 Di Majo Norante ‘Don Luigi’ Riserva, Molise
Molise is not the first place you think of when it comes to wine in Italy but Di Majo Norante is the province’s best-known producer.  The Don Luigi Riserva is the winery’s flagship and, seriously, one of the most fun, most delicious and...
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2018 Rhys Pinot Noir, Anderson Valley, Mendocino County
Rhys
2018 Rhys Pinot Noir, Anderson Valley, Mendocino County
Rhys Vineyards, a name normally only seen only by the few people on their precious mailing list (and on its five-year waitlist) and in a smattering of top restaurants also makes a tiny amount of wine blended from the single vineyards and other sources...
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2021 Il Palazzotto Dolcetto di Diano d'Alba Sori Santa Cristina DOCG
Il Palazzotto
2021 Il Palazzotto Dolcetto di Diano d'Alba Sori Santa Cristina DOCG
Country: ItalyRegion: PiedmontAppellation(s): Dolcetto di Diano d’AlbaProducer: Paolo OliveroFounded: 1995Annual Production: 1,250 casesFarming: SustainablePaolo Olivero is a small farmer in the little hilltop village of Diano d’Alba, just...
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2012 Flavio Roddolo Barbera d’Alba Superiore ‘Bricco Appiani’
2012 Flavio Roddolo Barbera d’Alba Superiore ‘Bricco Appiani’
Flavio Roddolo is one of those true originals you can still find in Langhe hills.  From his tiny, careworn cellar and farmhouse on the Bricco Appiani hilltop near Monforte d’Alba, he produces all of 20,000 bottles annually of truly original,...
$66.99
2022 Castello di Romitorio ‘Brio’ Toscana Rosso IGT
2022 Castello di Romitorio ‘Brio’ Toscana Rosso IGT
With Romitorio’s transcendent, silky and elegant 2019 Brunello di Montalcino ($71.99) already in the house, let’s turn our attention instead to a different side of this seminal southern Tuscan property- this ultra-tasty no-wood, no frills...
$24.99
2022 Domaine Pierre Guillemot Savigny-Les-Beaune Blanc
2022 Domaine Pierre Guillemot Savigny-Les-Beaune Blanc
If they needed a set for a movie about Burgundy in the 1950s, they wouldn’t have to look any further than this eight-generation old cellar in Savigny-Les-Beaune. Here is a spot steeped in tradition with none of the...
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2023 Domaine Charles Joguet Chinon Rose
2023 Domaine Charles Joguet Chinon Rose
With all the Johnny-come-lately Roses in the market this year (yes, regrettably, Rose has definitely become a thing) it’s important, I think, to recognize the old timers- those producers who have long spent the time and effort necessary to make...
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2021 Giacosa Fratelli Nebbiolo d'Alba
2021 Giacosa Fratelli Nebbiolo d'Alba
A delightful primer on the many attributes of the Nebbiolo grape, this lithe, aromatic beauty hails from the Giacosa family’s vineyard just on the Roero side of the Tanaro river, right across from the family’s holdings in the Neive commune of...
$27.99
2022 Caymus California Cabernet Sauvignon
Caymus
2022 Caymus California Cabernet Sauvignon
FREE GROUND SHIPPING ON 6 OR MORE BOTTLES Regular Price $65.00, $55 per bottle with ground shipping included on 6 bottles or more Bulk price $45 per bottle with 12+ bottle purchase Caymus already has a well-established, nearly fifty-year old...
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2019 Whitehall ‘Tre Leoni’ Red Blend Napa Valley
2019 Whitehall ‘Tre Leoni’ Red Blend Napa Valley
  Rutherford’s Whitehall Lane has always been for us more than just another fun winery visit along Highway 29. All the way back to its founding by the Finkelstein brothers back in 1979, it’s always been a destination for terrific,...
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2021 Vite Colte Barbera d'Asti Superiore DOCG 'La Luna e i Falò'
2021 Vite Colte Barbera d'Asti Superiore DOCG 'La Luna e i Falò'
  The Vite Colte winery is sort of hard to miss when one drives down Via Alba road from Castiglione Falletto into Barolo. Its sleek, award-winning modern architecture sits amongst the vines right at the fork in the road bisecting the Cannubi...
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$17.99
2021 Gainey Vineyards Pinot Noir, Sta Rita Hills Estate
2021 Gainey Vineyards Pinot Noir, Sta Rita Hills Estate
We love the dark, effusive, dramatic style of the Pinot Noirs from the Sta Rita Hills appellation, the twin east-west running valleys that run from Solvang to Lompoc in Santa Barbara County.  The wines hailing from these cool, coastal rolling hills...
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2021 Faust The Pact Coombsville
2021 Faust The Pact Coombsville
FREE GROUND SHIPPING ON 3+ BOTTLES 97 points James Suckling "So many graphite and pencil shaving aromas here with blue fruits. Slate and tar undertones. Black and red currants. Some ash. Medium-bodied with open grained tannins. So much iron and rust...
$165.00
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2019 Altesino Brunello di Montalcino 375 ml
2019 Altesino Brunello di Montalcino 375 ml
Coming on the heels of the Ciacci offer last week, comes the wonderful benchmarks from Altesino. While Ciacci rules the southern part of the appellation, Altesino’s Montosoli vineyard is the icon of the north. These are beautiful, elegant offerings. Both...
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2019 Altesino Brunello di Montalcino 'Vigna Montosoli'
2019 Altesino Brunello di Montalcino 'Vigna Montosoli'
Coming on the heels of the Ciacci offer last week, comes the wonderful benchmarks from Altesino. While Ciacci rules the southern part of the appellation, Altesino’s Montosoli vineyard is the icon of the north. These are beautiful, elegant...
$139.99
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2019 Altesino Brunello di Montalcino
2019 Altesino Brunello di Montalcino
Coming on the heels of the Ciacci offer last week, comes the wonderful benchmarks from Altesino. While Ciacci rules the southern part of the appellation, Altesino’s Montosoli vineyard is the icon of the north. These are beautiful, elegant...
$74.99
$69.99
2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Bric del Fiasc 1.5L
2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Bric del Fiasc 1.5L
Still the cantina’s signature wine, this cuvee still comes 100% from the Fiasco cru in Castiglione.  A more forward wine than the monolithic 2019, this will drink sooner, albeit it will not be as gracious in its youth as, say, the 2018. ...
$225.00
2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Monvigliero 1.5L
2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Monvigliero 1.5L
A very fragrant, polished Movig that drinks more like a fine Burgundy than a robust young Barolo.  Excellent length and a seductive palate that will beguile for many years.  Intriguing as always.  Vinous 93, JS 96   2020 in Barolo...
$175.00
2016 Paolo Scavino ‘Vino Barolo’ Riserva San Lorenzo 1.5L
2016 Paolo Scavino ‘Vino Barolo’ Riserva San Lorenzo 1.5L
Wine Country: Italy Wine Subregion: Piemonte Wine Sub-subregion: Barolo limit 1 per customer To take advantage of one of the most exciting vintages ever at this seminal property, the Scavinos have bottled the second-ever release of the Riserva San...
$650.00
2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Monvigliero
2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Monvigliero
A very fragrant, polished Movig that drinks more like a fine Burgundy than a robust young Barolo.  Excellent length and a seductive palate that will beguile for many years.  Intriguing as always.  Vinous 93, JS 96   2020 in Barolo...
$74.99
2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Bricco Ambrogio
2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Bricco Ambrogio
Wine Country: Italy Wine Subregion: Piemonte Wine Sub-subregion: Barolo Consider this the coming out party for this Roddi cuvee.  It’s a wonderful site with perfect exposure and its cooler climate makes for a more elegant, open and charming...
$59.99
2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Bric del Fiasc
2020 Paolo Scavino Barolo Bric del Fiasc
Still the cantina’s signature wine, this cuvee still comes 100% from the Fiasco cru in Castiglione.  A more forward wine than the monolithic 2019, this will drink sooner, albeit it will not be as gracious in its youth as, say, the 2018. ...
$95.99
2021 Juan Benegas Malbec
2021 Juan Benegas Malbec
Despite the fact that the Juan Benegas Malbec is so reasonably priced, the wine has a very impressive pedigree. The Benegas Family is one of the most important names in the history of viticulture in the Mendoza region of Argentina, thanks to Don Tiburcio...
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2022 Turley Cellars Zinfandel California Juvenile
2022 Turley Cellars Zinfandel California Juvenile
Nothing better than good ol’ Zinfandel when one’s fancy turns to spring-summer grillin.’  When it comes to Zinfandel, there’s one that stands head and shoulders over all the others when it comes to curing what ails you...
$29.99
2022 DuMOL Pinot Noir, Wester Reach, Russian River Valley
2022 DuMOL Pinot Noir, Wester Reach, Russian River Valley
DuMOL Trivia Facts: the Du and Mol in DuMOL come from the names Duncan and Molly, the children of Max Gasciewicz, longtime winemaker at Deloach and Fisher, and the founder of DuMOL. Max started the project with the help of two investors, one of...
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$69.99
2022 Scions of Sinai Atlantikas Pinotage
2022 Scions of Sinai Atlantikas Pinotage
We are really pleased to include the Scions of Sinai Pinotage in this month’s il Consorzio di PRIMA, another of the unique and special wines from PRIMA alum, Peter Andrews, and his new import company, Culture Wine Company.  Peter, in multiple...
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$17.99
2021 Benanti Contrada Monte Serra Etna Rosso
2021 Benanti Contrada Monte Serra Etna Rosso
I remember, back sometime in the mid-1990s, driving from Piemonte to Tucsany with Marco de Grazia, then the instigator, impresario and importer of the ‘Barolo Boys’ wines from Piemonte. Even with the taste of the last Barolo we had...
$56.99
$55.99
2021 Domaine Faiveley Mercurey Rouge 'Vieilles Vignes'
2021 Domaine Faiveley Mercurey Rouge 'Vieilles Vignes'
No one, outside of the growers who have long resided in the village itself, has deeper roots (as it were) in the Cote Chalonnaise village of Mercurey than Domaine Faiveley. The family’s holdings in the appellation go back centuries are...
$48.99
2020 Don Melchor Maipo Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 750 ml
2020 Don Melchor Maipo Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 750 ml
James Suckling: Deep and serious with black olives, blackberries, blueberries, tobacco leaf, sweet red capsicum, ash, dried meat and a hint of black chocolate. This is a more direct, full-bodied Don Melchor, filled with solid blackberries and...
$112.50
2019 G. D. Vajra Barolo 'Albe'
2019 G. D. Vajra Barolo 'Albe'
 Ground Shipping Included on 6 or More Bottles The ‘value’ Barolo segment, once filled with a plethora of choices under $50, has become smaller by the year as mainstays like Vietti’s Barolo Castiglione and the Odderos’...
$44.99
2018 Roagna Barbera d'Alba
2018 Roagna Barbera d'Alba
Fans of good Barbera all agree that the category is wide, diverse and lots of fun to explore.  From the lighter spicier wines of Asti and northern Piemonte and their more supercharged, age-worthy brethren in Nizza to the more substantial, dark,...
$47.99
2022 Masseria Li Veli Orion Primitivo
2022 Masseria Li Veli Orion Primitivo
I suppose we shouldn’t be surprised that Li Veli’s ‘simple’ Primitivo is so good because everything they produce at this address in southern Puglia is amazing but, really, what a stunning wine for under $20!  Primitivo is, of...
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2016 Capanna di Cencioni Brunello di Montalcino Riserva
2016 Capanna di Cencioni Brunello di Montalcino Riserva
It’s not often we can say $120 a bottle is a ‘hot price,’ but when its Capanna’s 2016 Brunello di Montalcino Riserva, well, we think it is!  Capanna is, of course, one of Montalcino’s true blue chips with a history that...
$119.99
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2019 Ugo Lequio Barbaresco Gallina
2019 Ugo Lequio Barbaresco Gallina
If you’ve ever driven from the town of Barbaresco to the neighboring hilltop town of Neive, you’ve most likely driven down the hill and turned right on the Tanaro road. As you head towards Neive and look to the immediate left side of your...
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2021 RouteStock Pinot Noir, Sonoma Coast
2021 RouteStock Pinot Noir, Sonoma Coast
Along with RouteStock’s very fine Chardonnay, there’s also the longtime PRIMA favorite Pinot Noir.   Pinot lovers know Highway 116 well. It starts near the town of Sonoma and meanders through some of the best Pinot vineyards in the...
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2021 Idda Etna Rosso DOC
2021 Idda Etna Rosso DOC
I remember, back sometime in the mid-1990s, driving from Piemonte to Tucsany with Marco  de Grazia, then the instigator, impresario and importer of the ‘Barolo Boys.’  Even with the taste of the last Barolo we had enjoyed together...
$74.99
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2021 Leviathan Red Blend, California
2021 Leviathan Red Blend, California
63% Cabernet Sauvignon, 12% Merlot, 10% Petite Sirah, 6% Syrah, 6% Petit Verdot, 3% Cabernet Franc An offshoot of winemaker Andy Erickson (winemaker for Screaming Eagle and Dalla Valle) and wife/partner Annie Favia’s...
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